Rope Access and Ground Based Geo-Technicians


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Construction & architecture

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Employment Type:

Full time, Temp, Contract

Job Description:

We're currently recruiting crews for nationwide projects.

We have positions available for Rope Access and Ground Based Geo-technicians covering the following areas of expertise:

- Drilling with pneumatic and hydraulic equipment (top hammer and rotary percussive)
- Installation of soil nails and rock anchors 
- Constructing rockfall barriers
- Rock bolting / anchoring
- Installing rockfall mesh systems 
- Rock scaling and rock removal
- Blasting on cliffs and steep terrain 
- Fixing steel 
- Shotcrete/concrete works

The work is challenging but interesting. We use different installation rigs to install a wide range of anchoring products. Rock Control has worked hard over the years in the development of rock and soil anchor systems. Today, Rock Control work in this field with an outstanding reputation for product quality, health and safety and customer service. We have Geo-technical rope access and ground based projects happening in the North and South Islands. 

Rope Access work requires minimum IRATA level 1 or equivalent and experience on geo-tech projects. 

Ground based work requires a minimum 6 months’ experience operating drilling and grouting equipment. Further training provided including IRATA for the right person. 

If you are:

Hard working
Mechanically minded
A team player
Safety conscious

You love:

Physical work
Problem solving
Working all over New Zealand for extended periods

And ideally have:

Current driver’s licence (class 2 pref)
Wheels, tracks and rollers
Rigging certs
Working at heights, 
1st aid certificate 
Health and safety training 
IRATA 1, 2 & 3 or equivalent 

Apply Now! 

For information on type of projects we're involved with take a look at

Applicants for this position should have a valid NZ work visa or residency and be prepared to undergo pre-employment medicals including drug and alcohol testing.

Assistance with visa applications can be provided for the right applicant.
Company Info
Rock Control Ltd 309 St Asaph Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011
Canterbury, New Zealand

Phone: (022) 0793205
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